War Bonds Desk

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Photograph of two women and one man seated at a desk and looking at papers. The man is wearing a light-colored suit and tie, the woman in the center is wearing a dress and hat with a veil, and the third woman is wearing a dress with flower print. Attached to the front of the desk are two posters, one reading, "This is my fight too! Put at least 10% every payday in War Bonds" and the other that says, "Let's ALL Fight, Buy War Bonds". On the desk is a typewriter and in the background are several more desks ... continued below

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures and was provided by Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 58 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics is one of the largest aircraft manufacturers in the world. Fort Worth is home to their headquarters, and they have facilities across the country. In addition to their role in national security, the company has kept extensive image archives of U.S. aeronautic and military history, especially during WWII.

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Photograph of two women and one man seated at a desk and looking at papers. The man is wearing a light-colored suit and tie, the woman in the center is wearing a dress and hat with a veil, and the third woman is wearing a dress with flower print. Attached to the front of the desk are two posters, one reading, "This is my fight too! Put at least 10% every payday in War Bonds" and the other that says, "Let's ALL Fight, Buy War Bonds". On the desk is a typewriter and in the background are several more desks and people.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

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Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures

The materials in this collection, which include photographs, letters, books, and more, reflect on the rich and storied history of Fort Worth. This project was generously funded by the Amon Carter Foundation and the Adeline and George McQueen Foundation.

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  • Oct. 7, 2008, 4:57 p.m.

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  • April 3, 2017, 1:25 p.m.

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War Bonds Desk, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth40965/: accessed May 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company, Fort Worth.